THE LATEST DELIVERY BATTLEFIELD – YOUR DOORSTEP

http://www.delivered.dhl.com/en/articles/2016/11/the-latest-delivery-battlefield-your-doorstep.html

Participants

  • Niels Agatz
    Role: Faculty
    Reference type: Quoted

Media outlets

  • Delivered. (Online)

Description

Last-mile delivery is critical for e-commerce success, and companies are rushing to come up with innovative solutions in the quest to win over the customer, right on the doorstep. “I'm working on a concept that combines a truck with multiple drones,” Niels Agatz says. “Maybe autonomous delivery robots could be launched from the truck, too.”

Last-mile delivery is critical for e-commerce success, and companies are rushing to come up with innovative solutions in the quest to win over the customer, right on the doorstep. “I'm working on a concept that combines a truck with multiple drones,” Niels Agatz says. “Maybe autonomous delivery robots could be launched from the truck, too.”